Tracy Bacenas is a two-time Emmy nominated film and television editor with twenty years of experience in the industry in the US and Canada. She began her career cutting documentaries and news on ¾” linear edit systems and moved up the ranks and through technology, to become the first woman editor to gain permanent status on the 13-male-strong editing team for Survivor, capping off her time there as supervising editor. She is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, The Motion Picture Editors Guild, and the less formal League of Extraordinary Editors in Los Angeles.
Tracy holds a BA in Journalism from the University of Georgia, a BFA in Studio Art from Emily Carr University of Art + Design, and a certificate in electronic and film media from the Banff Centre for the Arts. Tracy now applies her editing and storytelling skills as story producer and post-production supervisor on television series work, as a web content consultant, and as a workshop leader for story and creative processes.